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Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
(270) 782-2010
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February 2010 Activity Report

Date of News Release: 03/08/2010

(Bowling Green, KY) -- The Post Commander, Captain Bill Payton of the Kentucky State Police, Post 3 is reporting the following activity for the month of February, 2010.

Troopers and Detectives issued a total of 1,176 citations of which 354 were for speeding and 4 for no child restraint. Troopers issued 111 citations for no seatbelts. Thirty-four people were arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Troopers issued 363 courtesy notices, investigated 69 accidents, of which ** were fatal, and assisted 172 motorists, while inspecting 1,331 vehicles.

Detectives and Troopers investigated 845 complaints, and opened 51 criminal cases, and made 175 criminal arrests.

Troopers also worked 653 special details and programs in February.

In February, the nine Communications Officers at Post 3, received and placed a volume of 11,776 requests.

The Bowling Green Post encompasses Allen, Barren, Butler, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Simpson, and Warren counties. To contact the Bowling Green Post, you may call (270) 782-2010 or 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state).

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